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INTERNET.COM ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF MCOMMERCETIMES.COM AND BSDCENTRAL.COM
(New York, NY - November 28, 2000) - internet.com Corporation (Nasdaq: INTM), the Internet Industry Portal, today announced the launch of two new internally developed Web sites to serve various segments of the Internet industry. The two new sites, MCommerceTimes.com (Mobile Commerce Times: (http://www.mcommercetimes.com) and BSDCentral.com (http://www.bsdcentral.com), will be incorporated into internet.com's network, now totaling 149 Web sites.
"When a new vertical market opportunity arises within the Internet industry, we can develop and serve the needs of these communities almost immediately, said internet.com chairman and CEO Alan M. Meckler. "The launch of MCommerceTimes.com and BSDCentral.com continues internet.com's expansion of business and technology coverage of the Internet industry and will be valuable resources for our user audience as well as for internet.com."
MCommerceTimes.com (http://www.mcommercetimes.com) provides real-time news and information about mobile commerce and the wireless industry. Content areas on this site include finance, industry, marketing, solutions and technology related to mobile commerce. Users may sign up for a free weekly e-mail newsletter. When combined with the other Web sites available on internet.com's Wireless Internet Resources Channel such as PDAStreet.com and ThinkMobile.com, MCommerceTimes.com makes internet.com a leading industry resource for wireless Internet information.
BSDCentral.com (http://www.bsdcentral.com), the root for BSD resources (short for Berkeley Software Distributions, a commercial supplier of Internet and networking software based on the Berkeley version of UNIX), is the place to get BSD hardware, software and gear on the Internet. BSDCentral.com offers CD-Roms, applications and software, BSD and Linux books and other essential hardware and gear. The site also provides users with real-time news headlines and announcements, a free e-mail newsletter, top selling and new product announcements, and training and certification. BSDCentral.com is now part of internet.com's Linux/Open Source Channel.
internet.com Corporation (http://www.internet.com), the Internet Industry Portal, is headquartered in Darien, CT. It is a leading provider of global real-time news and information resources for Internet industry and Internet technology professionals, Web developers and experienced Internet users. internet.com owns and operates a network of 149 Web sites, 269 e-mail newsletters, 136 online discussion forums and over 100 moderated e-mail discussion lists that generate over 170 million page views monthly. Total "views," which include Web site page views, e-mail newsletter views and e-mail discussion list views, are over 230 million per month. According to NetRatings, internet.com has over 3 million unique users in the United States alone. Over 25% of internet.com's views are from outside of the U.S. internet.com's global presence includes editions for Arabia, Asia, Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Espanol, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, Taiwan, Turkey and the United Kingdom. internet.com, with its related internet.com Venture Funds I, II and III, is an investor in a growing number of business-to-business content sites and related Internet media properties.
Interested advertisers should contact Susan Leiterstein, Vice President and Publisher of internet.com, at [email protected] or (203) 662-2962. For commerce and licensing opportunities, contact David Arganbright, Vice President, Commerce and Licensing, at [email protected] or (203) 662-2858.
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Mary Ann Boland
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